Library Information and Updates

Update Friday, May 14: All WCLS library buildings are open. Masks are required for unvaccinated patrons. Library staff will continue to wear masks. Check www.wcls.org/info for hours, services and entry requirements. Curbside pickup is available. For more information about this update, read our news release here.

To ensure the health of our community, we are following  Gov. Jay Inslee’s Healthy Washington plan and recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Whatcom County Health Department.  Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) buildings are now open to the public, with modified services and limited in-person hours.

Get up-to-date information about the COVID-19 VACCINE at the Whatcom County Department of Health and the Washington State Department of Health

CURRENT LIBRARY SERVICES

IN-PERSON SERVICES: All library buildings are open. Come inside to browse, check out books and magazines, pick up a movie on DVD or some music CDs, use library computers and printers, and ask staff for reference assistance. (No-contact services are also available.)

DIGITAL SERVICES: Explore eBooks, eAudiobooks, streaming movies and music, databases, and more at wcls.org/digital-content.

CURBSIDE PICKUP: Reserve materials and pick them up curbside. Don’t know what you want? Call us. We’ll put together a bag of books, DVDs, and more based on your interests. Please allow 24 hours for fulfillment. Find out more here.

NEW: Schedule your curbside pickup appointment online through our Scheduler page at wcls.org/pickup

PRINTING: Call your local branch to arrange document printing and pickup.

WIFI AND LAPTOPS: We offer free WiFi, including access from library parking lots. You can borrow a library laptop for use on library property. One hour limit, based on availability.

ONLINE EVENTS: You can find lots to do on our events calendar, wcls.org/happenings.

LIBRARY OPEN HOURS
(UPDATED MAY 3, 2021)

BranchDay and TimePhone
BlaineMon-Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-305-3637
Deming Mon-Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-592-2422
EversonMon-Fri 1:00 PM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-966-5100
FerndaleMon-Thurs 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-384-3647
IslandTues 1:00 PM-7:00 PM
Thurs 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-758-7145
LyndenMon-Thurs 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-354-4883
N. ForkTues-Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-599-2020
NW Drive
Library
Express
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360-305-3600
Pt. RobertsTues 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Wed & Sat 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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360-945-6545
S. WhatcomTues-Wed 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thurs-Fri 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-305-3632
SumasMon 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed 10:00 AM-7:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
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360-988-2501
Mobile Svcs
Bkmobile
Glenhaven: Mon-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Birch Bay: Wed-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Wickersham: Thurs-3:00 – 5:00 pm
Lake Samish: Thurs-5:30 – 7:00 pm
360-305-3599


WCLS NEWS

More News

CURBSIDE HOLDS PICK UP SCHEDULES


BranchDay and TimePhone
BlaineMon-Thur: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-305-3637
Deming Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-592-2422
EversonMon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-966-5100
FerndaleMon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-384-3647
IslandMon: No Holds Pickup
Tues: 1:00 PM-7:00 PM
Wed: No Holds Pickup
Thurs: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri: No Holds Pickup
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-758-7145
LyndenMon-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
360-354-4883
N. ForkMon: No Holds Pickup
Tues-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-599-2020
NW DriveLibrary Express access
(scan library card to enter)
Daily: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM
360-305-3600
Pt. RobertsLibrary Express access
Daily: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM
Curbside Pickup Hours:
Tues 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Wed & Sat 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
360-945-6545
S. WhatcomMon: No Holds Pickup
Tues-Wed: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thurs-Fri: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-305-3632
SumasMon: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tues: No Holds Pickup
Wed: 10:00 AM-7:00 PM
Thurs: No Holds Pickup
Fri: No Holds Pickup
Sat: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun: No Holds Pickup
360-988-2501
Mobile Svcs
Bkmobile
Glenhaven: Mon-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Birch Bay: Wed-3:00 – 7:00 pm
Wickersham: Thurs-3:00 – 5:00 pm
Lake Samish: Thurs-5:30 – 7:00 pm
360-305-3599


WCLS EVENTS

View our calendar for more WCLS Events